Scythris fissurella Bengtsson, 1997

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES fissurella
AUTHORBengtsson, 1997
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris fissurella
TYPE LOCALITYIran, Abad-Geno, Bandar-Abbas.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, NHMW.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bengtsson B. A. 1997a. Scythridids found by H. Hacker in Pakistan 1988 and India 1992. - Esperiana 4:467–481.
PAGINATION 468

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cape Verde Brava Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 112
Kenya   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 112
Oman   Bengtsson B. A. 2002a. Scythridids of the Arabian Peninsula, I: Oman (Lepidoptera, Scythrididae). - Phegea 30(3):105–118. 114
Sudan   Bengtsson B. A. 2002a. Scythridids of the Arabian Peninsula, I: Oman (Lepidoptera, Scythrididae). - Phegea 30(3):105–118. 114
Yemen   Bengtsson B. A. 2002b. Scythridids of the Arabia Peninsula, II: Yemen (Lepidoptera: Scythrididae). - Esperiana 9:61–127. 76

Notes:  Oriental: Pakistan; Palaearctic: Afghanistan, Iran, Russia (Astrakhan).

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Amaranthaceae Aerva javanica   Passerin d'Entrèves P. & Roggero A. 2007. Scythrididae. – In: Heppner, J. B. (Ed.) Lepidopterorum Catalogus (New Series) fascicule 44. - — 3(44):1–85. 23